Guidance regarding requests for faith references for School applications

Guidance regarding requests for faith references for School applications. Many people apply for places for their children at Church Schools and a faith reference is normally a part of that process where a particular Church is asked to confirm the Church Attendance of the applicants, where they have applied for a place on faith grounds. The applicants…

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Come and see our stone circle

Exciting times ahead as the new stone circle is erected on the Croft Field behind the church, this is just a small part of the new play equipment that is going to be erected over the coming months. Tim and his merry band of helpers work hard keeping the Croft Field and Bishop Chester’s Wood…

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Come and Join Us This Christmas

Please come and join us at one of our services as we celebrate the birth of Jesus Monday 24th December 2018:                   Christmas Eve 6.30pm          Eucharist of the Holy Nativity                         St Peters Church, Mawdesley                       (Please note…

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#FollowTheStar

#FollowTheStar where people can travel in the footsteps of the Wise Men to meet Jesus over the 12 days of Christmas through to Epiphany. Sign up using the link below: https://www.churchofengland.org/our-faith/advent-and-christmas/join-followthestar

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Carols by Candlelight in Mawdesley

Please come and join us for our service at 6.30pm on Sunday 23rd December 2018  

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Croston Market This Sunday

On Sunday 9th December 2018 the church will be open throughout the day for visitors with events throughout the day. The market closes with a short Carol Service in church.

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Mawdesley Christingle Service

Don’t miss our Christingle Service in Mawdesley this Sunday 9th December 2018 at 4pm The children from St Peter’s & Richard Durning Schools will bring their candle shaped collection boxes to the service. During the service the Children and Adults will bring their boxes to the front and collect their Christingle Orange. All the money…

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Christmas Tree Festival a great success

A big thank you to everyone who worked so hard preparing the trees for the festival, manning the stalls and the church, Jubilate for singing on the Saturday with many in the audience joining in and a all those who came to support the event and vote for their favorite tree. We are pleased to…

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Croston Walk of Remembrance 2018

There will be so much to see in the village this weekend as we remember those who died in the First World War. The walk has been designed to help us understand more about how the ‘Great War’ 1914-1918 affected people in our village. Maps can be picked up from the church, doctor’s, shops &…

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Class 4 at St Peters C of E School Mawdesley remember local people who died in the First World War

As we prepare to remember the 100th anniversary of the end of the First World War and those who died, year 6 pupils wanted to learn more about the war and its effect on the local community. They began by inviting Mr Martin Jones to tell them about the letters written by John Westhead who was…

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